The monarchs of which country sent Christopher Columbus on his journeys?
Spain Click to see the answer
The Shoguns ruled over which country?
The Portuguese empire had control of which of these countries?
The Great 'what' of London occurred in 1666?
Who sculpted the famous Statue of David?
Which Chinese dynasty ruled from 1644 until 1911?
Cuauhtémoc ruled in which continent?
South America Click to see the answer
Diamyo' was a noble rank in which country?
René Descartes was from which country?
The Salem witch trials of 1692 occurred in which US state?
Hernán Cortés presented which bean to the Europeans after his conquests?
Akbar the Great ruled over which empire?
Emperor Jiajing ruled in which country?
Mount Vesuvius erupted in which country in 1631?
What was Queen Mary of England's nickname?
The Aztecs were conquered by which European country?
Spain Click to see the answer
What was Galileo Galilei best known for being?
Elizabeth I of England led the fight against which Armada?
Caravaggio was renowned for creating what?
Albrecht II was the elected but never-crowned king of which country?
Akbar the Great ruled over which country?
In 1536, which Argentinean city was founded by Pedro de Mendoza?
The Aztecs lived primarily in the region known as what today?
England broke away from which Church in the 16th century?
The Tudors ruled in which European country?
The Samurai were warriors in which Asian country?
Sir Francis Bacon was an advocate of which 'method'?
The Spanish Inquisition attempted to maintain the dominance of which religion?
Which of Henry VIII's wives gave birth to Elizabeth I?
John Calvin, who founded Calvinism, was influential in which field?
Which country led the Mayflower to America?
Leonardo da Vinci painted what in c.1503-1506?
The Spanish mainly colonized which part of what would come to be the United States?
François II was the king of which European country?
Which Henry was famous for his six wives?
Francisco de Orellana explored which river, found in South America?
What was El Greco NOT particularly famous for?
Literature Click to see the answer
What was New York's original name?
In which country were cuckoo clocks invented?
Louis XIV was known as the 'what' King?
The House of Bourbon ruled over which European country?
The Edict of Nantes took effect in which country?
Gustavus Adolphus ruled in which European country?
Sweden Click to see the answer
Portugal reached Macau, an island off the coast of which country, in 1513?
The House of Braganza ruled in which European country?
The Kingdom of Cuzco was part of which ancient civilization?
Michelangelo was famously from which Italian city?
The famous St. Peter's Basilica is located in which city?
Luís Vaz de Camões was a famous writer from which country?
What was John Milton of England famous for?
347 English settlers were killed in 1622 in which American city?
The failed Gunpowder Plot primarily attempted to assassinate who in England?
King Click to see the answer
Which Chinese dynasty came to an end in 1644?
Hernán Cortés lead Spain to conquer which South American country?
The caravel, used for exploration of the sea, was invented by which country?
Who sketched the 'Vitruvian Man'?
Antonio Lucio Vivaldi was a famous Italian what?
Bottled beer was invented in which city in 1568?
In which English city was William Shakespeare born?
Isabella I of Spain was first queen of which part of the then-divided country?
Casimir IV Jagiellon ruled in which country?
Work began on the building of the Taj Mahal in 1632 in which Indian city?
Suleiman the Magnificent ruled over which empire?
The 'what' East India Company brought great wealth to its country?
The first epidemic of what occurred on the island of Hispaniola in 1507?
Juan Sebastián Elcano did what in the 16th century?
The first flushable toilets appeared in which year?
Christopher Columbus was born in which country?
In 1502, Columbus believed the islands of the Caribbean were near which country?
India Click to see the answer
In which field of science was Johannes Kepler of Germany famous for?
Which part of the Sistine Chapel is famously the main focal point?
Henry VIII had Anne Boleyn executed on what grounds?
Copernicus waited until the end of his life to put forward which controversial theory?
Earth Orbits The Sun
The Battle of the Spurs was between which two countries in 1513?
England and France
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra was a famous Spanish what?
Writer Click to see the answer
Lady Jane 'what' was Queen of England for nine days?
The first what was presented to the English Royal Society in 1699?
The surface detail of which planet was first observed in 1659?
In 1589, the first machine which could do what automatically was invented?
Spain and Germany defeated which country in the Battle of Pavia?
Legend has it that which New World resource was stored in Seville's Torre del Oro in Spain?
Queen Mary of England was hated by her sister Elizabeth for propagating which religion?
The method of which medical advancement was established in 1625?
What was the relationship between Mary and Elizabeth of England?
What was the name of the greatest of the Aztec cities?
Dom Pérignon first created which type of wine in 1670?
In 1550, Ambrose Paré began creating artificial what?
Elizabeth I of England was known as the 'what' Queen?